Build the Foundation Meeting
1 day. 14 speakers. 2 tracks: one for business, one for technical. Great networking and practical learning opportunity! 1-on-1 sessions available! May 30, 2018 | Brussels, Belgium
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About the event
Without translation, there is no global business, and ultimately, your success depends on a strong translation technology foundation that supports ongoing changes in your organization’s business practices. Save the date and join us at the Wordbee Build the Foundation Meeting!
Introducing insightful topics, best practices for localization and translation workflows, machine translation, translation automation, visual editing and neural machine learning, multi-channel/multi technical communication and the latest translation technology trends.
The User Meeting will offer unique and exclusive training workshops about agile & continuous translation processes, translation, financial management, games localization and the latest Wordbee Translator including Beebox and everything you want to know about the translation New Editor feature.
9:00 - 9:45
9:45 - 10:05
10:05 - 10:30
10:30 - 11:00
Algorithms in the content industry - How much automation makes sense
Chances, promises and pitfalls of automation use and the role of man the so-called Second Machine Age.
By Tatsiana Bilimava, Berns Consulting
Multi-channel, multi-language Communication
Translations are vital to any marketing communications campaign. But how to integrate translated copy into a central content hub, so that no doble work is required and the copy is easy reusable.
By Pieter Stroop, MD Benelux & Nordics Censhare
12:30 - 13:30
Neural Machine Translation for the Fintech industry
Step by step approach to build a neural machine translation engine dedicated to the financial domain.
By Olivier Debeugny, CEO Lingua Custodia
15:00 - 15:30
15:30 - 16:15
16:15 - 17:00
Panel discussion: 21st Century Translation Technology trends.
16:15 - 17:00
17:00 - 17:45
Innovation 3.0: Why envisioning the future doesn’t work anymore, and what to do about it.
We live in a VUCA world: Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous. We can fear it, or we can embrace it. We can let incomplete visions of the future paralyse us, or we can welcome creativity into our day-to-day and have fun with it!
By Valerie Arnold, Insights facillitator
17:45 - 19:30
Engage with peers and Wordbee experts. Join the networking sessions, build relationships, attend workshops, solve problems and embrace new perspectives as you interact with the Wordbee Community.
Chief Executive Officer, Wordbee
MD Benelux & Nordics Censhare
Business Development Manager, Wordbee
Leadership development expert
CAT Consultant, berns consulting
Italian Translator, Trainer, Terminologist
Localisation Manager Turner Broadcasting
Experienced Game Localisation Expert
Director of Localisation Services, Viacom
Chief Sales Officer, Wordbee
Need to dig into a Wordbee area you don’t know well enough? Have questions that need an expert’s advice? This year, we’ll be offering an incredibly valuable opportunity for one-on-one consulting sessions.
|Anita Semples||Chief Sales Officer||Book Now|
|Mareike Bouriga||Business Development Manager||Book Now|
|Brahim Aïoun||Account Manager||Book Now|
|Çağdaş Acar||Project Manager||Book Now|
|Cédric Pons||Chief Software Architect||Book Now|
|Sara Mendez||Project Manager||Book Now|
|José Vega||Chief Executive Officer||Book Now|
|Stephan Böhmig||Chief Technical Officer||Book Now|
Please click here to download a list of hotels for accommodation near the event.
By train from the airport: exit at BRUSSELS NORTH STATION. The venue is within 10 minutes walking distance. By metro: exit at ROGIER. The venue is within 2 minutes walking distance.
Want to speak at the Summit?
Interested in speaking or leading a workshop at our User Meeting? You’ve come to the right place. If you’re an expert in localisation and translation, neural machine learning, multi-channel/ or a bit of translation-guru-wisdom to share, we want to hear from you and, of course, everything to do with the User Meeting conference!